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The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Strand \Strand\, n. [AS. strand; akin to D., G., Sw., & Dan. strand, Icel. str["o]nd.] The shore, especially the beach of a sea, ocean, or large lake; rarely, the margin of a navigable river. --Chaucer. [1913 Webster] Strand birds. (Zool.) See Shore birds, under Shore. Strand plover (Zool.), a black-bellied plover. See Illust. of Plover. Strand wolf (Zool.), the brown hyena. [1913 Webster]